We will upload information about the latest recipients to have been awarded HRC funding for all of our funding opportunities as this information becomes officially available.

The information provided is for ‘year to date’ funding.

Previous Recipient List

  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Rhiannon Jones
    University of Otago
    Racism and its link with body size
    $5,000
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Full Project Grant
    Dr Hirini Kaa
    Te Kaahui Mana Ririki Charitable Trust
    Improving Māori child health outcomes through Māori father involvement
    $200,000
    18 months
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Development Grant
    Mrs Josephine Karanga
    Independent
    Tu ake Tohea: Measuring whakatohea whānau well-being
    $9,956
    3 months
  • Māori Health Research PhD Scholarship (2016 funding round)
    Ms Karen Keelan
    University of Otago
    A qualitative investigation of experiences of aged residential care by Māori
    $104,680
    60 months
  • Māori Health Research Rangahau Hauora Training Award
    Ms Lisa Kelly
    Independent
    Te ha ora: Exploring the effectiveness of kaupapa Māori antenatal education
    $12,000
    6 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Pita King
    University of Waikato
    Māori conceptions of health in intimate relationships: An exploration of health and intimacy
    $5,000
    3 months
  • 2013 Ngā Kanohi Kitea Development Grant
    Mr Ojasvin Kingi Davis
    Mana Wāhine Taumatatanga Trust
    What elements enrich health and wellbeing of tane Māori by activating potential?
    $8,500
    3 months
  • Ngā Kanohi Kitea Full Project Grant
    Ms Teresa Kirkwood
    HRC
    Association between Māori cultural identity and health
    $192,850
    18 months
  • Māori health research knowledge translation grant (2018 funding round)
    Associate Professor Jonathan Koea
    Waitemata District Health Board
    Developing a collaboration between rongoā Māori and western medicine
    $5,000
    6 months
  • Māori Health Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Dr Jonni Koia
    University of Waikato
    Te reo tipu - a bittersweet quest for new anti-diabetic agents in rongoā rākau
    $425,562
    48 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship
    Miss Rebekah Laurence
    Te Puawai Tapu Trust
    Māori women and abortion: A Kaupapa Maori review
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Erihapeti Rehu-Murchie Fellowship
    Dr Jade Le Grice
    The University of Auckland
    Becoming sexual beings: Māori recommendations for sexual violence prevention
    $365,885
    36 months
  • Māori Health Research Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Dr Megan Leask
    University of Otago
    Reducing the burden of Metabolic disease in Māori
    $284,599
    24 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Ms Cinnamon-Jo Lindsay
    The University of Auckland
    Māori satisfaction in their health by DHB regions, do these make a difference?
    $5,000
    10 weeks
  • Maori Health PhD Scholarship
    Ms Melanie MacFarlane
    The University of Auckland
    Key influences for bed sharing and the relationship with sudden unexpected death in infancy
    $111,550
    36 months
  • Māori health research PhD scholarship (2018 funding round)
    Dr Wiremu MacFater
    University of Auckland
    Perioperative local anaesthetic
    $85,830
    24 months
  • 2007 Career Development Award - Maori Health Masters Scholarship
    Phoebe Macrae
    University of Canterbury
    Rehabilitative potential of the cortex for swallowing impairment: A study of the supplemental motor area
    $16,424
    12 months
  • 2012 Career Development Awards - Eru Pomare Research Fellowship
    Glenis Mark
    Whakauae
    Huarahi rongoā ki a ngai tātou: Māori views o rongā (traditional medicines and practice)
    $333,273
    36 months
  • Māori Health Rangahau Hauora Training Award
    Mrs Marlana Maru
    University of Otago
    Impact of sexual violence on Māori
    $12,000
    6 months
  • Māori Health Research Summer Studentship (2016 funding round)
    Miss Correna Matika
    The University of Auckland
    Exploring Māori people's satisfaction with health care accessibility over time
    $5,000
    10 weeks